Tag: Staying on Track

5 Recipes to Celebrate Healthier Holidays

5 Recipes to Celebrate Healthier Holidays

When I first began my foray into a Real Food Lifestyle (because it really is so much more than a ‘diet’), I struggled with the idea of letting go of my holiday traditions. Specifically, my holiday recipes. Baking for the holidays has been a big part of my traditions since I was probably about 8. …

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Real Plans: Real Food Meal Planning

Real Plans: Real Food Meal Planning

For a long time, I never really meal planned in the way that most people think of meal planning. There was no pen and paper or filling out a weekly meal chart. I pretty much did it all in my head. Maybe I have a fantastic memory? All I know is that once I made …

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Mind & Body Nourishment in Kailua-Kona #2

Mind & Body Nourishment in Kailua-Kona (Part 2)

(Click each pin for more information) After spending an abundant amount of time in Kailua-Kona this year, I’ve compiled quite the list of irresistible places to nourish the body, mind, and soul.  This is my second post with 8 awesome finds for your time in Kailua-Kona. You can read my first post on Mind & …

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New Year, New Intentions

New Year, New Intentions

Whether you are the hard-core goal setter, New Year’s resolutions kind or not, it’s hard to deny that the calendar year is a great way to mark time and measure progress.  For myself, goal-setting has seemed hardwired into my brain since I was a small child.  People used to chuckle at my ambitious new year’s …

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Joy to Healthy Holidays

‘Tis the season to be jolly! It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Joy to the World! Sure these are all lovely sentiments, in theory.  But so many of us have found the holiday season to just add to our normal every day stress, especially when it comes to food and what we eat. …

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Mindful Eating

Have you ever had the feeling that you just ate a lot of food and you weren’t even really hungry?  Did you just demolish an entire meal without really tasting a single bite?  It’s happened to the best of us and probably not because we were literally starving.  Eating without paying attention to what we …

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Mind & Body Nourishment in Seattle

(Click each pin for more information) Seattle is a beautiful city, surrounded by water and mountains, it breathes so much fresh air and life into the area!  All of the water, beautiful evergreens and striking mountains do so much for your energy, truly lifting you higher on a vibrational level.  This wasn’t my first visit …

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Nutrition Self-Experiment_ Conclusion

Nutrition Self-Experiment: Conclusion

This weeks brings the conclusion of my Nutrition Self-Experiment. After much deliberation, I have decided to end my experiment earlier than anticipated. A week ago I left my ‘home base’ to embark on a 4 week road trip. I had hoped that when I planned the trip that I would continue with the experiment but …

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